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Santa Barbara Fish Market

117 Harbor Way, Suite A, Santa Barbara, CA 93109-2357
+1 805-965-9564
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Fresh Fish and Friendly Service

This is the best place to get your fish and seafood needs. Reasonable prices and lots of fresh... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
ohana
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Santa Barbara, CA
The best place for local seafood!

Santa Barbara Fish Market has a great combination of locally caught fish and shellfish along with... read more

Reviewed 8 November 2017
Aidan T
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The Santa Barbara Fish Market has been serving our community with fresh seafood since 2001. We take great pride in being the only LOCAL COMMERCIAL FISHERMEN'S DIRECT OUTLET TO THE PUBLIC. We focus on locally harvested seafood products as well as seafood products from around the world! At the Santa Barbara Fish Market, we value our wholesale clients and are willing to source almost any seafood product you could imagine.
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3 weeks ago
“Fresh Fish and Friendly Service”
7 Nov 2017
“The best place for local seafood!”
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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117 Harbor Way, Suite A, Santa Barbara, CA 93109-2357
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is the best place to get your fish and seafood needs. Reasonable prices and lots of fresh choices. I saw this couple having a breakfast of urchins and other interesting items that were just brought in off the boat. Not what I'd eat for...More

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Reviewed 8 November 2017

Santa Barbara Fish Market has a great combination of locally caught fish and shellfish along with seafood brought in from further afield for more variety. The staff are incredibly knowledgable and helpful and the prices for the locally caught seafood are really great! If you...More

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Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

We stopped by the fish market on our way to Solvang for the weekend. We picked up a fresh vermilion cod. It was so fresh, everything was still in tacked. They charge a cleaning fee if you buy the whole fish. But the price of...More

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Reviewed 3 February 2017

Very high quality fish fillets and shellfish! They have a very large variety to choose from and a lot to see with majority of fresh local seafood such as halibuts, cods, salmons mussels sea urchins and much more. They carry fish from around the world...More

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Reviewed 18 October 2016

We enjoyed our visit here, had some Uni and a few drinks. Fun to people watch - not a foodie spot, more touristy, but could be fun in the wall when the seafood is really in season.

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Reviewed 15 February 2016 via mobile

We've been really wanting to find some good fresh ahi to make poke. Reviewing our option we thought we'd SBFM because they sell "fresh" fish and also prepare poke for sale. We bought 2 lbs of ahi, 2 pounds of yellowtail and a pound of...More

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Brian C, Owner at Santa Barbara Fish Market, responded to this reviewResponded 16 February 2016

We must admit, we were very surprised to see your review. We take pride in bringing the freshest seafood to the Santa Barbara area, and this does not sound like us at all. We're going to be following up with our entire team to get...More

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Reviewed 31 December 2015 via mobile

Went here because they sold poke. Since it is a fish market I thought the fish would be fresh, bad assumption. Poke was not fresh and the seasoning was bland. To make a good poke you have to have really fresh fish and this place...More

Thank Melissa C
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Brian C, Owner at Santa Barbara Fish Market, responded to this reviewResponded 4 January 2016

We're honestly shocked to read your review, Melissa. We buy our fish fresh from fisherman at the docks every morning, so we can't imagine why anything wouldn't be totally fresh. We'll be following up with the team stat to figure out what could've been going...More

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Reviewed 29 December 2014 via mobile

We stop by this place everytime we visit harbor, fresh oyster and sea urchins. They will shock the oyster and sea urchins for free if you provide your own container, otherwise $2 charge. Like their fish salad too.

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